Malala becomes a millionaire after 1.8 million book sales Malala Yousafzai’s memoir I Am Malala
Eastern Eye Staff
MALALA YOUSAFZAI, the Pakistani teenage education activist who survived a near-fatal attack by the Taliban, and her family have become millionaires due to sales of a book about her life and appearances on the global speaker circuit. Yousafzai, 18, the youngest person to win the Nobel peace prize, made international headlines after emerging defiant from the assassination attempt on a school bus in Pakistan’s Swat valley in October 2012 to continue her fight for girls’ rights. She received medical treatment in the UK, where she now lives with her family. The teenager is in constant demand globally, charging $152,000 per…
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